Williams, Karmen

Portrait of Karmen Williams

Associate Professor - Nursing

Karmen Williams, MSN, RN - Department Chair of Nursing

Associate Professor and Chair of the Nursing Department. Karmen earned her Master’s in Nursing Education from Walden University and her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of Wyoming.

Her diverse nursing background includes office nursing, nursing home, medical/surgical acute care and 20 years on a Women’s and Children’s unit which included labor and delivery, postpartum, nursery, pediatrics and the C- Section team. During this time, she was able to become the unit-based educator for 2 years and thus started her excitement for academia. She had the privilege of teaching LPN and RN students for 16 years at Helena College University of Montana.

Courses taught: Maternal Child, Pharmacology, Advanced Clinical Skills, Leadership, Geriatrics, Nutrition, Capstone Clinical and Medical Terminology.

Karmen loves spending time with her husband and visiting her two daughters, son-in-laws, and four grandchildren; golfing; reading; hiking, and attending sporting events.